John abraham Biography

John Abraham FilmographyJohn Abraham has very enticing personality and is admired by many fans especially the females. He is certainly the hottest star in the Indian film industry.

 He took entry in the Indian entertainment industry as a handsome model and has come a long way to make a unique reputation for himself in the Bollywood.

John is often termed as pin-up boy and was selected as the 'Sexiest actor of Bollywood. He is considered a youth idol and girls are allured to him.   

John belongs to Mumbai and was born on 17th December 1972. His father is a Christian architect from Alwaye, Kerala, and his mother, Phiroza Irani, a Parsi from Mumbai. His Parsi name was Farhan, but his father changed it to ‘John’.  He has a younger brother, Alan.

John completed his basic education from Bombay Scottish School. He was brilliant student in school and was captain of the soccer team. He joined Jai Hind College to complete graduation in economics and then completed his Masters at Mumbai Educational Trust.

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He joined as a Media Planner at Enterprise-Nexus, an Ad agency in Mumbai. According to reports, one day a model did not turn up for shoot and John got the chance to fit his place. With this he started his career in modelling.  

John Abraham actually began his acting career when he was offered a role by the producer Pritish Nandy. Though the project was shelved after some shooting, it gave John the opportunity to hone his acting talents.   

John made his debut in Indian film industry with Jism, released in 2003 for which he got huge appreciation. After that the talented star appeared in films such as Saaya’ (2003), ‘Aetbar’ (2004) and ‘Paap’ (2004) but these films did not do well.

John gained huge fame in ‘Dhoom’ (2004), which was a runaway success and his villainous role of ‘Kabir was highly praised. Other films of John like; Kaa’, Viruddh, Water and Garam Masala were average. In ‘Garam Masala,’ John played a comic role and was praised by the audiences. In ‘Water,’ he gained critical appreciation.  

In 2006, John Abraham appeared in "Rockstars Concert", along with Salman Khan, Zayed Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Esha Deol, Shahid Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat.

In acting career, John gave many super hit movies such as; ‘Dhoom’, 'Jism', 'Dostana' ‘New York’.  The success of these movies gave him huge popularity and he has become well established star in Indian Cinema.

In August 2013, John Abraham was seen as an actor-producer in the movie “Madras Cafe.” His is role as an undercover officer was much appreciated, though the film courted controversies.

John has been honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Award for his achievement in Bollywood. In his personal life, John had a long relationship with actress Bipasha Basu but recently they had a break-up. John is fond of bikes and he loves to ride them.

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Sandeepa follows strict diet for 'Firrkie' (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   2:18 pm
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Actress Sandeepa Dhar is following a gluten and sugar-free diet for her upcoming film "Firrkie". View More..

Closest to spirituality: John on meeting Dalai Lama

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   10:34 am
Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) Actor-producer John Abraham met Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama and said that this was the "closest" he has got to spirituality. View More..

Nikkhil Advani thrilled to produce taut thriller

    Updated On : Nov 27,2017   10:32 am
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS) Filmmaker Nikkhil Advani, who is producing a crisp thriller, says he is more than excited to work on a genre he loves to watch with friends. View More..

NE United, Chennaiyin condemn harassment of NE girls during ISL match

    Updated On : Nov 24,2017   9:58 pm
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) NorthEast United FC and Chennaiyin FC have condemned the incident in which a group of Chennai men harassed girls from the northeast during a Hero Indian Super League (ISL) clash here on Thursday. View More..

Vishesh Bhatt to get back to directing in 2018

    Updated On : Nov 19,2017   12:54 pm
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Mukesh Bhatts son Vishesh made his directorial debut with "Murder 3" in 2013 but then focussed more on production. He says his father has brought back the passion in him to direct a film and he will get back on the directors chair next year. View More..

'Dostana' forever made me 'desi girl': Priyanka Chopra

    Updated On : Nov 15,2017   12:22 pm
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra has fondly recounted that it was her film "Dostana" which gave her the 'desi' epithet. View More..

John Abraham wants to set up football academy in Assam

    Updated On : Nov 14,2017   6:32 pm
Guwahati, Nov 14 (IANS) Actor and owner of Indian Super League (ISL) franchise, North East United FC (NEUFC), John Abraham is likely to set up a world class football academy here. View More..

Always been a dream to work with Rajinikanth: Rocky Star (Lead, correcting para 9)

    Updated On : Nov 08,2017   7:42 pm
New Delhi Nov 8 (IANS) Designer Rocky Star, who is styling Rajinikanth for his upcoming film "2.0", says that working with the megastar was a dream come true as he has always been in awe of him. View More..

Always been a dream to work with Rajinikanth: Rocky Star

    Updated On : Nov 08,2017   4:36 pm
New Delhi Nov 8 (IANS) Designer Rocky Star, who is styling Rajinikanth for his upcoming film "2.O", says that working with the megastar was a dream come true as he has always been in awe of him. View More..

SRK, Salman have well equipped vanity vans, says Big B

    Updated On : Nov 04,2017   1:36 pm
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says as compared to earlier times, the vanity vans have changed and those belonging to superstars like Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan have most tastefully done up interiors. View More..

John Abraham plans 'cracker-free' Diwali

    Updated On : Oct 18,2017   6:38 pm
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Actor John Abraham says he is going to celebrate a "cracker-free" Diwali, and will ensure he sticks to his skin and body care regime. View More..

Wanted proper release date for 'Parmanu', says John

    Updated On : Oct 03,2017   11:30 am
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) Actor John Abraham, who is currently busy with his production "Parmanu : The Story of Pokhran", says that the release of the film is postponed because the makers wanted a proper date. View More..

Reading people's minds through their writing (Feature, with images)

    Updated On : Oct 02,2017   12:20 pm
Bengaluru, Oct 2 (IANS) From a young age, Aditi Surana could identify people's behavioural traits from their writing strokes. Honing this special ability, she has emerged as a "graphologist" -- with testimonials from the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Naseeruddin Shah and former President Pratibha Patil. And she has learnt use her talent to help people with their relationships, anxiety disorders and health issues. View More..

Maradona to kick-off football conclave in city during visit

    Updated On : Sep 25,2017   8:06 pm
Kolkata, Sep 25 (IANS) Argentine legend Diego Maradona will kick off a football conclave on October 3 in the presence of a clutch of current and former stars of the ilk of I.M. Vijayan, Sunil Chhetri and Bhaichung Bhutia. View More..

Paritosh Tripathi back on 'Super Dancer Chapter 2' (TV Snippets)

    Updated On : Sep 11,2017   2:50 pm
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) Actor Paritosh Tripathi will be back as the host of the upcoming second season of dance based reality show "Super Dancer Season 2". View More..

Training celebrities not difficult: Leena Mogre

    Updated On : Sep 10,2017   7:34 pm
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Celebrity fitness trainer Leena Mogre says training celebrities is not difficult as they are very committed towards their fitness. View More..

Ankit Raj open to reality shows

    Updated On : Sep 06,2017   5:26 pm
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) "Ishqbaaaz" actor Ankit Raj says that he would like to participate in reality shows like "Fear Factor" and "Survivor". View More..

Pooja Bhatt spends quality time with father (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Aug 27,2017   1:00 pm
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt says her inheritance is the time spent with her father and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt. View More..

I've a genuine interest in learning Urdu: Jacqueline Fernandez

    Updated On : Aug 23,2017   6:38 pm
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) She has Sri Lankan roots, grew up in Bahrain and is now loving her life in Bollywood. Actress Jacqueline Fernandez says she has embraced everything that Mumbai has to offer and now she has a keen interest to learn the "beautiful" Urdu language. View More..

John Abraham bats for home-grown footballers rather than signing 30-plus legends

    Updated On : Aug 22,2017   12:16 pm
Shillong, Aug 22 (IANS) Bollywood actor and owner of Indian Super League (ISL) franchise NorthEast United FC, John Abraham, believes in grooming for home-grown footballers, rather than signing 30-plus have-been international stars. View More..